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What causes gear motor failure

There are a variety of reasons why geared motor units fail so it is wise to have a good understanding of them all to better diagnose any recurring problems...

Elgeti Engineering’s newest test rig: “Laura”

Elgeti Engineering would like to welcome their newest test rig, an EELPRAAX-130 model christened “Laura.” Laura is a twin to the first 4th generation test rig we built and...
ROVS-ROVSX & ROVSX/T CLASSES FOR VIBRATING MACHINERY

RKB spherical roller bearings: ROVS-ROVSX & ROVSX/T CLASSES for vibrating machinery

RKB’s latest publication shows one of the most critical designs on the market, the SRB for vibrating applications. It shows the incredible know-how and experience RKB has in the...

The Bearing Glossary by Alpine Bearing

Bearing Glossary: Angular contact bearings: have inner and outer ring races and can bear combined (radial and axial) loads simultaneously. Ball bearings: are components with two round, channelled races...

PTDA Announces 2021 Board of Directors and Manufacturer Council

The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) elected its 2021 Board of Directors and Manufacturer Council to lead the Association next year. Brian Davis, executive vice president/COO, B & D...

Timken Offers Poly-Round Plain Bearing Housed Units

The Timken Company has launched the Timken brand line of Poly-Round Plain Bearing Housed Units, corrosion resistant and lubrication free bearings ideal for applications where sanitation and contamination are...

Effective Tool Kitting And Control – Vital To Operations In A Time Of Pandemic

In a time where workshops, factories, and manufacturing plants are busy producing goods up and down the country against a backdrop of a global pandemic, tool kitting and control...

Elgeti Engineering’s technological test rig updates

In recent weeks, Elgeti Engineering have been updating their oldest test rigs, built from 2010 onwards, to the latest technological level. These upgrades will improve their measuring capabilities, increase...
NKE Bearings at PTC Asia

NKE at PTC Asia in Shanghai, China

Steyr, Austria, November 2020. NKE Bearings were exhibitors at the 2020 Power Transmission and Control (PTC) Asia trade show in Shanghai, China. With a focus on power transmission and...

Cutting lead times and providing cost saving alternatives for local asphalt plant

A local asphalt plant who are in the mining and quarrying industry were replacing their bearing units every 8-10 months due to the harsh conditions, meaning they were frequently...